Tag Archives: Short Story

Two Year Bookiversary!

This month marks the two year anniversary of my book’s release by PageSpring Publishing in Ohio.  PageSpring is a new, small press and The Button Collector was one of their first few titles, so I have to admit that I had … Continue reading

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MY LITTLE BOOK BLOG offers a fresh perspective

Anyone who’s ventured into the big wide world of the blogosphere has probably stumbled upon tons of book review blogs.  As an author, the problem I’ve found is that most of them are either awful or they have a very narrow point of view–they only … Continue reading

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Apalachee Review on The Button Collector . . . .

Two things caught my attention this morning. One was an interview with Stephen King in which he revealed his most hated expressions, things like “some people say” and “at the end of the day.” This made me cringe a bit … Continue reading

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Black Friday

My eighth Button Flash is for all the contrarians out there on Black Friday.  Here’s  250 words written in one hour, all about a reader’s button.  Thanks, Marilyn B!  Black Friday In most ways, Mary was an ordinary person.  She … Continue reading

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My Take on Inspiration…Plus, a Reading Tonight!

Today, I’m thrilled to have a guest post on Amy Willoughby-Burle’s website.  Amy is a respected short-story writer who now lives in Asheville and was kind enough to write a blurb for my book.   It was so wonderful, I … Continue reading

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Last chance for a goodreads giveaway!

From now until October 8 you can enter a goodreads giveaway for a signed copy of The Button Collector. The contest is open to readers in many English speaking countries plus a few more.  Here are the details: The Button Collector … Continue reading

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Button Flash Four — A Summer Thing

Here’s a fun beach romance for the fourth Flash Fiction, Button Style, 250 words in one hour.  Button from Lorelei M.   A Summer Thing “I don’t understand.” This was why she didn’t say good-bye.  How had she forgotten? She … Continue reading

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